Scholarship Directory

Scholarship Amount Number Available Eligibility Deadline

Mike Davis Team Spirit Award

One-time $1,000 One Award

Graduating senior of Freedom High School who is a member of the Freedom High School boys or girls basketball team.

Jan. 22, 2021

Nathaniel Ellis Cannady, Jr. Scholarship

$5,000 renewable for 3 more years One Award

Graduating public high school seniors from schools located in Buncombe, Haywood, Henderson, Madison, McDowell, Rutherford and Yancey counties intending to study engineering, construction, project management or information technology.

Jan. 22, 2021

North Carolina Alpha Epsilon Memorial Scholarship

One-time $750 One Award

One graduating female senior from one of the following high schools on a rotational basis as follows: North Buncombe (2021), T.C. Roberson (2022), A.C. Reynolds (2023), Asheville High (2024), C.A. Erwin (2025), C.D. Owen (2026) and Enka (2027).

Jan. 22, 2021

Powers Scholarship for Avery County Schools

$2,000 renewable for 3 more years One Award

Graduating seniors of Avery County High School, STEM School, or Blue Ridge Academy.

Jan. 22, 2021

R. Walker Geitner III Memorial Scholarship

One-time $1,500 One Award

Graduate or graduating senior of Asheville High School who has demonstrated outstanding achievement in film, video production, visual or performing arts.

Jan. 22, 2021

Rotary Club of Asheville Harry R. Morrill Scholarship

One-time $4,000 Four Awards

Open to applicants with superior academics, leadership and community service, whose primary residence is in Buncombe County, and who are seniors in public or private high schools in Buncombe County or the North Carolina School of Science and Mathematics (NCSSM) or the University of North Carolina School of the Arts (UNCSA).

Jan. 22, 2021

Rotary Club of Asheville - West / Warren Bogue Memorial Scholarship

One-time $500 One Award Graduating seniors of Enka High School who demonstrate academic promise, financial need, a desire to succeed, and evidence of involvement with their school and community. Jan. 22, 2021

Rotary Club of Asheville - West / John Maggard Memorial Scholarship

One-time $500 One Award Graduating seniors of Clyde A. Erwin High School who demonstrate academic promise, financial need, a desire to succeed, and evidence of involvement with their school and community. Jan. 22, 2021

Ruth Paddison Scholarship

One-time $2,000 Two Awards

Public high school seniors whose primary legal residence is in Madison County, who are eager to pursue a higher education, have demonstrated financial need and a good academic track record.

Jan. 22, 2021

Transylvania County Dental Scholarship

One-time $1,000 One Award

Individuals who live or work in Transylvania County and have been accepted into a dental hygiene or dental assisting program.

July 9, 2021

Transylvania Excellence in Education / Excellence Award

One-time $1,500 One Award

Transylvania County public high school senior who has demonstrated excellence in the study of English.

Jan. 22, 2021

Walter "Pop" Jarvis Scholarship

One-time $1,500 One Award

Graduating seniors of Avery County High School who plan to pursue full-time higher education.

Jan. 22, 2021

William Bradley Ayers Memorial Scholarship

One-time $1,000 One Award

Graduating senior member of the Asheville High School band.

Jan. 22, 2021

WNC Regional Scholarships

$1,000; recipients create a pool from which finalists are selected to interview for several renewable scholarships, worth up to $5,000 per year for four years One Award per Qualifying School

Graduating seniors from each public high school or certified home school in the 18 western counties.

Jan. 22, 2021

Yates L. and Louise D. Holland Scholarship

One-time $1,000 One Award

Graduating seniors of Eastern Randolph High School or East Rutherford High School with a preference for students who will attend UNC-Chapel Hill.

Jan. 22, 2021